Compassionate Friends to meet

ALGONA -The Compassionate Friends of North Central Iowa will hold its monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12 in the Algona Public Library, 210 N. Phillips St., Algona. Enter by the south door and follow the signs to the meeting room. There will be a short report from a member who attended the National Conference.

Compassionate Friends is a national support group for parents who have suffered the death a child of any age and from any cause.

For local information, call 538-0572.